After four years as Artist in Residence, we want to wholeheartedly thank Mary Sprunger-Froese for her time in this role. Previously, she was also a founding board member of RAWtools and has invested countless time, talent and effort into the work of RAWtools. As her final project in June of 2020, we hope you watch Taking Stock: Loaded Words and Bullet Points.
RAWtools highlights Gun Violence Awareness Month 2020 in Taking Stock: Loaded Words and Bullet Points. Produced by RAWtools Artist-in-Residence Mary Sprunger-Froese and Lauren Weaver.
Reckoning with the personal and political, Taking Stock:Loaded Words and Bullet Points features spoken word artists Jonathan Andujar, Rosemary Lytle, A.B. Lugo , Susan M Peiffer , Mary Sprunger-Froese, Loring Wirbel andLaurie Works . Piano for the film was provided by Vernon K. Rempel, pastor of Beloved Community Mennonite Church. Lauren Weaver, of Beth-El Mennonite Church, has produced previous video work for RAWtools, Inc..
Mary will continue working with RAWtools leading our RAWpower nonviolence workshops. To find out more, you can reach her at firstname.lastname@example.org.